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Umberto D.

1952 Rated NR 1hr 29m

Bankrupt and lonely, an old man (Carlo Battisti) considers committing suicide. Since he has only a devoted dog and a maid (Lina Genneri) as his companions, things look bleak -- until one day when the old man's luck changes, giving him new hope. Director Vittorio De Sica's touching portrait of one man's effort to retain his pride in the face of adversity is a treasure of Italian post-war cinema.

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Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Italian: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; Vittorio De Sica documentary; actress interview; critical essay and other writings.